'
'
Home > Defence Equipment News > RNLAF Grounds Pilatus PC-7 Training Aircraft

RNLAF Grounds Pilatus PC-7 Training Aircraft

RNLAF Pilatus PC-7 Trainers in flight [©RNLAF]

The Royal Netherlands Air Force (RNLAF) suspects the presence of Chromium-6 in its Pilatus PC-7 training aircraft and has grounded them.

~

News Release, 05 February 2021: [auto-translation] Chrome-6 was possibly detected today during maintenance work in the 13 PC-7 training aircraft of 131 Squadron at Woensdrecht.

Further investigation will take place. As a precaution, therefore, the aircraft will not be flown next week.

You may also like
Defenture Delivers GRF LAUF 20 To Armasuisse
Australian Army Celebrates 120 Years Of Service
RAF Sentinel R1 Conducts Last Operational Flight
New Zealand Army ~ M12 NZ MCU